On This Day

What Happened on November 26, 1865

Historical Events


Book releaseHistoric Publication

"Alice in Wonderland" by Lewis Carroll is published in America

Author and Mathematician Lewis Carroll
Author and Mathematician
Lewis Carroll
  • Battle of Papudo: The Spanish navy engages a combined Peruvian-Chilean fleet north of Valparaiso, Chile

Famous Birthdays

  • Earl Ross Drake, American composer, born in Aurora, Illinois (d. 1916)
1865 Highlights

About November 26, 1865

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 155 years and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius